Rise in childcare places in areas piloting 30 hours offer

Joe Lepper
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

There has been an increase in the number of childcare places available in areas piloting the extended 30 hours offer, although the overall number of registered childminders is continuing to fall, Ofsted figures have shown.

Just £250m of £9bn in additional government spending on childcare will benefit the most disadvantaged families, a study has found. Picture: Lucie Carlier
Just £250m of £9bn in additional government spending on childcare will benefit the most disadvantaged families, a study has found. Picture: Lucie Carlier

Register now to continue reading

Thank you for visiting Children & Young People Now and making use of our archive of more than 60,000 expert features, topics hubs, case studies and policy updates. Why not register today and enjoy the following great benefits:

  • Free access to 4 subscriber-only articles per month
  • Unlimited access to news and opinion
  • Email newsletter providing advice and guidance across the sector
Register Now

CYP Now Digital membership

  • Latest digital issues
  • Latest online articles
  • Archive of more than 60,000 articles
  • Unlimited access to our online Topic Hubs
  • Archive of digital editions
  • Themed supplements

From £15 / month

Subscribe

CYP Now Magazine

  • Latest print issues
  • Themed supplements

From £12 / month

Subscribe